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Beyond ConsensusImproving Collaborative Planning and Management

Beyond Consensus: Improving Collaborative Planning and Management

Richard D. Margerum

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015813
eISBN:
9780262298605
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015813.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Collaborative approaches are increasingly common across a range of governance and policy areas. Single-issue, single-organization solutions often prove ineffective for complex, contentious, and ... More

Children Without a StateA Global Human Rights Challenge

Children Without a State: A Global Human Rights Challenge

Jacqueline Bhabha (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015271
eISBN:
9780262295437
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015271.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Children are among the most vulnerable citizens of the world, with a special need for the protections, rights, and services offered by states, and yet, they are particularly at risk from ... More

Cogent Science in ContextThe Science Wars, Argumentation Theory, and Habermas

Cogent Science in Context: The Science Wars, Argumentation Theory, and Habermas

William Rehg

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262182713
eISBN:
9780262255318
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262182713.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Recent years have seen a series of intense, increasingly acrimonious debates over the status and legitimacy of the natural sciences. These “science wars” take place in the public arena—with current ... More

Liberalism in PracticeThe Psychology and Pedagogy of Public Reason

Liberalism in Practice: The Psychology and Pedagogy of Public Reason

Olivia Newman

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028790
eISBN:
9780262327558
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028790.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

At the core of liberal theory is the idea--found in thinkers from Hobbes to Rawls--that the consent of the governed is key to establishing public justification and political legitimacy. But in a ... More

Majority JudgmentMeasuring, Ranking, and Electing

Majority Judgment: Measuring, Ranking, and Electing

Michel Balinski and Rida Laraki

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015134
eISBN:
9780262295604
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015134.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This book argues that the traditional theory of social choice offers no acceptable solution to the problems of how to elect, judge, or rank. It finds that the traditional model—transforming the ... More

Reflexive Governance for Global Public Goods

Reflexive Governance for Global Public Goods

Eric Brousseau, Tom Dedeurwaerdere, and Bernd Siebenhüner (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262017244
eISBN:
9780262301213
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262017244.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Global public goods (GPGs)—the economic term for a broad range of goods and services that benefit everyone, including a stable climate, public health, and economic security—pose notable governance ... More

Voluntary ProgramsA Club Theory Perspective

Voluntary Programs: A Club Theory Perspective

Matthew Potoski and Aseem Prakash (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262162500
eISBN:
9780262259132
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262162500.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The growth of voluntary programs has attracted the attention of policymakers, nongovernmental organizations, and scholars. Thousands of firms around the world participate in these programs, in which ... More

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